Universities in British Columbia

Currently there are over 100 4-year universities in Canada, varying in size and programs offered. There are also over 150 community colleges, university colleges and institutes that that offer a variety of career-oriented post-secondary 1-, 2- and 3- year diploma and certificate programs, along with university transfer programs.

There are both English language and French language institutions with some institutions offering instruction in both official languages. Each institution has its own character – some are large, research-intensive institutions located in major urban areas; others are small, liberal arts or career oriented institutions. Many offer full-time and part-time enrolment as well as opportunities to participate in co-operative education, distance learning, continuing education and student exchange programs.

Featured Universities in British Columbia

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Universities in British Columbia by City

Universities and Colleges in Burnaby |  Universities and Colleges in Kamloops |  Universities and Colleges in Kelowna |  Universities and Colleges in North Vancouver |  Universities and Colleges in Squamish |  Universities and Colleges in Surrey |  Universities and Colleges in Vancouver |  Universities and Colleges in Victoria | 

Other Universities and Colleges in British Columbia

Capilano College
  North Vancouver, British Columbia
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Vancouver
  Vancouver, British Columbia
Kwantlen University College
  Surrey, British Columbia
Quest University
  Squamish, British Columbia
Royal Roads University
  Victoria, British Columbia
Simon Fraser University
  Vancouver, British Columbia
Simon Fraser University - Surrey Campus
  Surrey, British Columbia
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby Campus
  Burnaby, British Columbia
Simon Fraser University: Kamloops Program
  Kamloops, British Columbia
The University of British Columbia
  Vancouver, British Columbia
UBC Okanagan
  Kelowna, British Columbia
University of Victoria
  Victoria, British Columbia


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